To back up the NIM database, you will be prompted for the name of a device or a file to which the NIM database and the /etc/niminfo file will be backed up. The level of the installed NIM master fileset will also be written to a file called /etc/NIM.level and saved in the backup. A backup of a NIM database should only be restored to a system with a NIM master fileset which is at the same level or a higher level than the level from which the backup was created.
To back up the NIM database, enter the smit nim_backup_db fast path.
Save the following NIM files: